New find this am

Discussion in 'Emergencies / Diseases / Injuries and Cures' started by annarideout, Aug 17, 2016.

  1. annarideout

    annarideout New Egg

    Aug 17, 2016
    Hi guys. My name is Anna and I'm new here. I have 13 chickens who are 6 months old. I went to let them out to range this morning and found this. Any ideas on what could have caused this? Coccidiosis? Egg bound? [​IMG]
  2. Wyorp Rock

    Wyorp Rock Overrun With Chickens Premium Member

    Sep 20, 2015
    Southern N.C. Mountains
    Welcome to BYC.

    You may want to treat for cocci. Treatment is with Corid.

    Dosage is 1 1/2 teaspoons Corid powder per gallon or 2 teaspoons of 9.6% Corid liquid per gallon
    Give for 5-7 days - make sure this is the ONLY water available during that time period. Mix a fresh batch at least once a day.

    After they finish treatment offer some poultry vitamins and probiotics/plain yogurt.

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